MEEHAN LAWFIRM WINS SETTLEMENT FOR PARENTS OF INFANT KILLED BY BABYSITTER

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Lawsuits, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

MEEHAN LAWFIRM WINS SETTLEMENT FOR PARENTS OF INFANT KILLED BY BABYSITTER

The Meehan Law Firm successfully obtained by a substantial settlement for a Southeast Missouri couple who lost their infant child due to the negligence of a home day care provider. Terms of the settlement were confidential.   The claim underscored the ricks parents encounter when they use unlicensed home day care providers. In this case, the couple’s eight-month-old infant was left unattended for over three hours in a portable playpen while the day care provider attended to care for twelve other children in...

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Geico Settlement Awarded to Injured Boy

Posted by on Dec 17, 2013 in Lawsuits, Personal Injury | 0 comments

MEEHAN LAW FIRM OBTAINS $100,000.00 SETTLEMENT FOR INJURED BOY The Meehan Law Firm recently concluded litigation for Khiry Thomas, who was 16 when he was struck by an uninsured motorist in his neighborhood.  Several other lawyers had dropped the case because they could not find any insurance. The Meehan Law Firm recognized that uninsured motorist benefits are available to anyone who is a minor but lives in multiple households.  At the time Khiry had lived with his mother, and also his maternal grandfather.  His...

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What to Do If Your Case is Rejected

Posted by on Oct 20, 2013 in Criminal Defense, Lawsuits, Legal Malpractice, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

WHAT TO DO IF THE TV LAW FIRM REJECTS YOUR CASE You know those law firms, the ones that advertise on TV every morning – the ones that brag about their toughness, their winning record, and all their success. What happens if you call their number and they tell you that they are not interested in your case? This is usually because your case is difficult and they are not interested in cases that have to go to court. These TV law firms are looking for simple cases that they can quickly settle. The Meehan Law...

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New Missouri Law May Prevent You From Recovering a Settlement in a Motor Vehicle Accident

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Lawsuits, Personal Injury | 0 comments

On October 11, 2013 a new law took effect in Missouri that bars drivers with no liability insurance from pursuing personal injury damages in Missouri courts as a result of a motor vehicle accident. This law is a major change to over 75 years of established Missouri law, which puts no limits on who can have access to the courts. This law is aimed at the poor, who often cannot afford car insurance. The major provisions of the law prohibit any driver who is without insurance who is involved in a motor vehicle...

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Beware of TV Life Insurance Policies

Posted by on Sep 8, 2013 in Lawsuits | 0 comments

The Meehan Law Firm has been involved in recent litigation with several TV life insurance carriers. These companies include Globe Insurance, Gerber Life and AARP sponsored policies which are advertised on cable and late-night television programs. All policies offer low premiums and easy terms. Typically, the policies are issued without any type of physical examination or are based simply on a written application. The Meehan Law Firm has discovered that problems occur though when claims are made and the policy...

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Driver Health Factors into Truck Accidents

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Lawsuits, Personal Injury | 0 comments

Driver Health Factors into Truck Accidents

More than 90,000 people were killed or injured in crashes with large trucks in 2011.  The vast majority of those injuries and deaths – 72 percent – were inflicted on occupants of other vehicles or pedestrians involved in the crash.  Although accidents can result from a combination of unfortunate factors, federal authorities have identified poor health of commercial drivers as a significant factor in highway accidents. As anyone who has ever taken a road trip knows, driving long hours can be physically strenuous. ...

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